Casio Men's A168W-1 Stainless Steel Watch

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  • Stainless steel watch featuring rectangular dial window with black border, luminous face, alarm, and solar battery
  • 32 mm stainless steel case with mineral dial window
  • Quartz movement with digital display
  • Three-link stainless steel bracelet with fold-over clasp
  • Water resistant to 100 m (330 ft): In general, suitable for swimming and snorkeling, but not scuba diving
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Product Description

Casio A168WA-1 Classic Wrist Watch A168WA-1 Watches

This classic Casio watch design never times out of fashion. Made with a stainless steel case, bezel and matching link bracelet, the Electro Luminescence features a digital display with EL Backlight and a convenient day-and-date calendar. With its daily alarm, hourly time signal and auto calendar, you'll never need to worry about missing another appointment, and sports lovers will make quick use of its 1/100 second digital stopwatch. Powered by quartz movement, this timeless Casio watch is equipped with a seven-year battery life.

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  • Product Dimensions: 1.4 x 0.4 x 1.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.1 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Origin: China
  • ASIN: B000LAKYW8
  • Item model number: A168W-1
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: October 2, 2001
  • Domestic Shipping: Currently, item can be shipped only within the U.S. and to APO/FPO addresses. For APO/FPO shipments, please check with the manufacturer regarding warranty and support issues.
  • International Shipping: This item is not eligible for international shipping. Learn More
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #143 in Watches (See Top 100 in Watches)
    • Average Customer Review:
      4.5 out of 5 stars 516 customer reviews

    Product Specifications

    Watch Information
    Brand, Seller, or Collection Name Casio
    Model number A168W-1
    Part Number A168W-1
    Model Year 2013
    Item Shape rectangle
    Dial window material type Mineral
    Display Type Digital
    Clasp Fold over clasp
    Case material Stainless steel
    Case diameter 38.6 millimeters
    Case Thickness 9.6 millimeters
    Band Material Stainless steel
    Band length mens
    Band width 21 millimeters
    Band Color Silver
    Dial color Grey
    Bezel material Stainless steel
    Bezel function Stationary
    Calendar Day and date
    Special features alarm-feature;luminous;water-resistant
    Item weight 1.76 Ounces
    Movement Quartz

    Customer Reviews

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    This is your bare-bones basic electronic watch. Nothing particularly fancy, not a lot of whistles and bells - just what I was looking for. That being said, this is my second purchase of this particular watch. I bought the first one 6-7 years ago back when I was in construction. I wanted a nicer looking watch with a metal band that would look nicer when dressed up, but I prefer the digital ones because they keep perfect time. I literally wore the old watch out - my fault, not Casios - and have now purchased it again. The new one is just like the old one. It keeps flawless time, looks really nice, and was so inexpensive.

    I simply wanted a nice looking digital watch that had a nice slim profile and kept excellent time. I didn't care for all the other fancy frills or features, all I want a watch to do is keep time. I hope this watch is available in another ten years (I no longer do construction) so I can replace this one when it wears out. Maybe I'll just go ahead and purchase another one now just in case.
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    Nice, inexpensive watch. Looks very nice on the wrist, a little small, but I don't have huge wrists so it looks fine to me. I'm not a big fan of the "huge watch" craze, anyway. I don't share most other reviewers' sentiments about the band -- it seems as solidly built as the rest of the watch, is relatively easy to adjust without tools, and looks good. Features on the watch are easy to use and easy to set. The price actually went down a few bucks after I ordered it, and even then it was still the lowest price I could find with free shipping (ordered from Amazon). The band pulls a little at the arm hairs, but it's not a huge problem, and no more than any other metal-banded watch I've owned. If you need a nice simple feature-laden watch that looks good and has a cool retro look/feel, get it. They've been making this model for decades now, and it still sells, for a reason.

    Also: I ordered this one over the A158W because the backlight is much nicer. The whole thing illuminates, whereas on the A158W theres only a small light on the side and it's not as effective. For a few extra bucks I think it's worth it.
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    I feel like a total swag master with this watch.

    No other person owns it except my Calculus teacher.
    That's how you know it's totally swaggie.
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    If you're debating this purchase, DON'T. Click buy, right now. Hell, use the one-click-purchase if you can. My dad had this exact watch for my entire childhood. It survived everything. If you're looking for a solid, functional, classy timepiece... look no further. It's not fancy, it won't catch the eye of that cute dame you've been eyeballing, and it's not going to tell you how much tip to leave. What it will do is tell you the date and time, relentlessly, forever.

    As a medical student entering my clinical years, I needed to buy a watch that I could trust enough to keep my life on schedule, but not worry about getting scratched, broken, or covered with unknown bodily fluids. When I found this for under $15 at the time, the decision was easy. I know next to diddly-squat about watches, but what I do know is that in the past year and a half, this has served as my security blanket to make sure I get up in the morning, get to work on time, and never find myself running late. I've beaten this thing to hell and back, and it barely shows a scratch. I don't know what Casio did when they designed this thing, but I personally hope they never discontinue the model. I'll wear this baby until it dies, then go back and buy two more.

    As a side note, to those with legit burgeoning interest in watches, this is a fantastic place to start. Although it's completely nondescript, I can't tell you how many comments I've gotten from people who DO know watches, complementing me on sporting one of the original digital wristwatches. Totally retro, but who doesn't want a watch that works perfectly, has a history to it, goes with every outfit you put on, and will last forever?

    Go. Click purchase now.
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    I think the watch will work well. I will mention a few things that are not apparent from the product description.

    Two drawbacks:

    1. The wristband is adjustable, but the manual doesn't mention how. Eventually I found a YouTube video that shows how, and it is easy. Since part of the purchase decision was planning to replace the band with a flexible metal one, I don't care. The watch shop told me that putting a metal band on a resin watch case would break the watch case in 6-12 months, in their experience, so I need a metal case. I hope the case is steel, the watch says "stainless steel back", but the product info on Amazon says steel case. When the watch dies - in 7 years - I may take a hacksaw to it and find out.

    2. The numbers are small and hard to read. The face in 25 mm high, but only 10 mm is used for the display. The time digits are 5 mm high and the day and date characters are about half that. This is the worst feature of this watch.

    3. The manual says to replace the water resistant seal every 2-3 years. Probably less expensive to buy a new watch, so I won't bother.

    The good stuff:

    1. The EL face lighting makes it easy to read the entire face at night.

    2. The watch is slim enough to fit under a shirt sleeve. This is a major benefit since the current style is to make watches quite large and bulky.
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